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International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Gleaning for the World

Providing life-saving support to communities in critical need throughout the world

82.71

7539 Stage Road P.O. Box 645
Concord, VA 24538
tel: (877) 913-9212   Web Site
EIN: 54-1930105

Board Leadership
Jonathan Falwell
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Carol Smilet-Mason
President, COO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.71
  Financial 87.50
  Accountability & Transparency 79.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1998, Gleaning For The World (GFTW) seeks to provide life-saving support to communities in critical need throughout the world by applying a powerful concept that we call gleaning. We provide surplus medical and essential supplies to humanitarian projects worldwide. GFTW provides expedited distribution channels, efficient logistical support and dependable service between corporate donors and mission groups at the lowest possible cost. We believe that all God's children are created equal and are deserving of a compassionate and reliable source of critical supplies, regardless of ethnic, religious or cultural background.

Founded in 1998, Gleaning For The World (GFTW) seeks to provide life-saving support to communities in critical need throughout the world by applying a powerful concept that we call gleaning. We provide surplus medical and essential supplies to humanitarian projects worldwide. GFTW provides expedited distribution channels, efficient logistical support and dependable service between corporate donors and mission groups at the lowest possible cost. We believe that all God's children are created equal and are deserving of a compassionate and reliable source of critical supplies, regardless of ethnic, religious or cultural background.

Financial

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

79.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
97.9%
  Administrative Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.46
  Program Expenses Growth -21.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gleaning for the World on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gleaning for the World on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gleaning for the World (VA) 82.71
Amigos for Christ (GA) 100.00
Orphan Grain Train (NE) 100.00
Books For Africa (MN) 99.97
Hope for Haiti (FL) 100.00

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $15,530,722
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $15,530,722
   Program Service Revenue $183,314
Total Primary Revenue $15,714,036
   Other Revenue $10,080
TOTAL REVENUE $15,724,116
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,618,813
   Administrative Expenses $214,473
   Fundraising Expenses $109,305
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,942,591
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,781,525
   
Net Assets $8,796,714

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Provided Food, Clothing and Medical supplies $13,618,813 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 82.71
2018-12 04/01/2020 92.21
2017-12 06/01/2019 88.68
2016-12 06/01/2018 84.18
2015-12 07/01/2017 85.57
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.67
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 08/01/2015 81.53
2013-12 11/01/2014 79.94
2012-12 07/01/2013 81.58
2011-12 09/01/2012 84.72
2010-12 09/20/2011 78.97
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 09/01/2010 92.46
2008-12 11/01/2009 92.44
2007-12 11/01/2008 92.44
2006-12 02/01/2008 91.68

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 54-1930105
Name in IRS Master File GLEANING FOR THE WORLD INC
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date April, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,000 0.64% Carol Smilet-Mason President, COO
Other Salaries of Note
$39,000 0.27% Mike Tilley Director
$12,000 0.08% Matthew Walker Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gleaning for the World (VA) 82.71
Hope for Haiti (FL) 100.00
Books For Africa (MN) 99.97
Youth With A Mission, Gleanings For The Hungry (CA) 92.41
Soles4Souls (TN) 98.23

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Charity Contact Info

Gleaning for the World
7539 Stage Road
P.O. Box 645
Concord, VA 24538
tel: (877) 913-9212
fax: (434) 993-2300
EIN: 54-1930105

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 645
Concord, VA 24538

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Board Leadership

Jonathan Falwell
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Carol Smilet-Mason
President, COO

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